Blue Blood

Sara Blaedel

Series: Detective Louise Rick

Published on: 17/12/2012

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The UK debut from the million copy Danish No.1 crime bestseller and international smash-hit.

In an idyllic neighbourhood of Copenhagen, a young woman, Susanne Hansson, is discovered in her apartment bound a gagged, the victim of an extraordinarily brutal rape attack. Detective Inspector Louise Rick soon learns that Susanne met the rapist on a popular online dating site, something Susanne shamefully tries to hide.

Events quickly spiral out of control as a horrified Louise realises that the rapist is using the website to target specific women for future attacks. It’s not long before the next assault leads to its victim’s death and Louise finds herself in the middle of a full-blown murder investigation.

Undercover and in danger in a world of faceless dating, Louise must try and stop a murderer who has shocked Copenhagen to its core. But how much is she willing to risk in order to catch a killer?

Danish number one bestseller Sara Blaedel brings you a heart-pounding thriller that will have you gripped until the very last page and make you ask yourself who you’re really talking to online…

Rave Reviews for Sara Blaedel:

‘Dark and chilling as a fjord on a December night. If you like crime fiction that is genuinely scary, then Sara Blaedel should be the next writer you read. If you have yet to discover the Queen Of Danish Crime, then you’re in for a treat.’ Mark Billingham

‘Sara Blaedel is a remarkable crime writer.’ Karin Slaughter

‘Exciting and thrilling…Louise Rick is a character who will have readers coming back for more.’ Camilla Lackberg

‘I am a sucker for the Scandinavian thriller craze, and Blaedel is one of the best I’ve come across.’ Michael Connelly

‘Consistently suspenseful until the very last sentence.’ Politiken


‘Blue Blood’ was originally published in the US under the title ‘Call Me Princess’.

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About the author:

Sara Blaedel

Sara Blaedel is the number one Danish bestseller and author of the Detective Louise Rick crime series, which has been published to acclaim around the world. Voted Denmark’s most popular novelist three times since 2007, she is also an ambassador for Save the Children. Sara lives in Copenhagen with her family. Sara Blaedel discusses the […]

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